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daffodil,

n Latin name:
Narcissus pseudonarcissus; parts used: bulbs, buds, leaves; uses: emetic, congestion, arthritis, burns, wounds; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; eating bulbs or flowers can be fatal; can cause heart collapse, nausea, contact dermatitis, daffodil itch, lung collapse. Also called
daffydown-dilly, fleur de coucou, Lent lily, narcissus, and
porillon.

daffodil


daffodil tree
thevetiaperuviana.
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Mark pledged his support to the appeal and is encouraging local people to help the charity raise more money than ever before by simply giving a donation and wearing a Marie Curie daffodil pin.
Ticky said: "The giant daffodil will glow with light after dark and its centre or corona will light up when someone is underneath it.
Marie Curie community fundraiser Georgia Ramplin said:"Volunteering to collect donations in return for daffodil pins is a fun and easy way to get involved in the local community.
Money raised from the Great Daffodil Appeal helps Marie Curie Nurses to provide more free care to people with terminal illnesses in their own homes.
GREEN-FINGERED Jean Lord has been left puzzled by a beautiful imposter amongst her daffodils.
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Van Beck is an officer of the American Daffodil Society and serves on the board of the Cherokee Garden Library at the Atlanta History Center.
Robin Greenwell, Leeds Building Society's Newcastle Branch Manager said: "The Great Daffodil Appeal is always very popular with our staff and customers.
If eaten, daffodils can cause vomiting and diarrhoea and irritation to the mouth and throat, with symptoms lasting anywhere between four and 24 hours, according to the British Columbia Drug and Poison Information Centre.
SUPERMARKETS have reportedly been asked to make sure daffodils are kept separate from fruit and vegetables in a bid to prevent customers mistakenly eating the poisonous plants.
The charity needs volunteer collectors to encourage people in the local community to wear a daffodil pin and give a donation.
A CANCER charity is appealing for people in Edinburgh and Lothians to donate an hour of their time in March to collect for their annual Great Daffodil Appeal.